Applications, Ideas, Policy, Solutions

Local Tax App Update

Based upon interest and feedback I’ve made some updates to the tax application described here. In short, I developed an application using Shiny that helps residents in my town of Nottingham, NH determine their estimated tax based on the future outcome of election results on warrant articles at town meeting. The updated version is here: https://jonathancummings.shinyapps.io/NottinghamTaxCalculator/ Layout The first thing…

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Applications, Ideas, Policy, Solutions

I made a Shiny Application: Nottingham, NH Town Meeting Tax App

Inspiration I wasn’t able to vote but, I attended town meeting last year to start getting a sense of my new community of Nottingham, NH. One of the warrant articles requested the town to provide live updates to the expected tax impacts from the passed and remaining proposed articles. It was voted down, I think mostly because it was viewed…

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Prospective Presidential Candidates

Andrew Yang PPC #2

This is a lightly edited for grammar and phrasing re-posting of my Feb 2 reaction to Andrew Yang. Below this I’ve added some more of my response to this candidate based on seeing him a second time and following him closely since. I think I’ve found my candidate for 2020.  Andrew Yang struck me as deliberately not an ideological candidate. …

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